Business / Taxes / Copayment: If you have a managed-care health insurance plan, your copayment is the fixed amount you pay — often $10 to $25 — for each in-network doctor's office visit or approved medical treatment

Copayment (Copay)

Health / Dentistry / Copayment (Copay): Amount that a plan member must pay the provider at the time of service, usually after the deductible is met for eligible expenses. (CIGNA Choice Fund offers an employer the opportunity to add coinsura MORE

Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)

Health / Health Insurance / Preferred Provider Organization (PPO): A healthcare benefit arrangement designed to supply services at a discounted cost by providing incentives for members to use designated healthcare providers (who contract with the PPO at a discount), MORE

Health Insurance

Business / Taxes / Health Insurance: Health insurance covers some or all of the cost of treating an insured person’s illnesses or injuries. In some cases, it pays for preventive care, such as annual physicals and diagnostic tests. You MORE

Medical Savings Account (MSA)

Health / Health Insurance / Medical Savings Account (MSA): A trust that employees of small businesses may establish to pay for out-of-pocket medical expenses. MORE


Health / Health Insurance / TRICARE: A healthcare plan, avail-able to more than 6 million military personnel and their families, which is administered by private contractors who are selected for participation through a competitive procur MORE


Health / Dentistry / Out-Of-Pocket: Copayments, deductibles or fees paid by participants for health services or prescriptions. MORE